Wendy Morton Portrait

Wendy Morton

Conservative - Aldridge-Brownhills

Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office)

(since September 2020)

Department Event
Tuesday 20th April 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office
Oral questions - Main Chamber
20 Apr 2021, 11:30 a.m.
Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (including Topical Questions)
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Division Votes
Thursday 25th March 2021
Coronavirus
voted Aye - in line with the party majority
One of 305 Conservative Aye votes vs 35 Conservative No votes
Tally: Ayes - 484 Noes - 76
Speeches
Tuesday 23rd March 2021
Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office

The UK Government take the issue of water and sanitation very seriously, as a development concern and as part of …

Written Answers
Wednesday 22nd February 2017
Yemen: Famine
To ask the Secretary of State for International Development, what recent assessment she has made of the humanitarian situation in …
Early Day Motions
None available
Bills
Monday 4th July 2016
Crown Tenancies Bill 2016-17
A Bill to provide that ​Crown tenancies may be assured tenancies for the purposes of the Housing Act 1988, subject …
MP Financial Interests
Saturday 11th January 2020
2. (a) Support linked to an MP but received by a local party organisation or indirectly via a central party organisation
Name of donor: Unionist Buildings
Address of donor: 16-18 Broadway North, Walsall WS1 2AN
Amount of donation or nature and …
EDM signed
Thursday 21st December 2017
BIRMINGHAM FOR COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2022
That this House celebrates the news that Birmingham has been chosen to be the venue for the 2022 Commonwealth Games; …

Division Voting information

During the current Parliamentary Session, Wendy Morton has voted in 222 divisions, and never against the majority of their Party.

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Significant Aldridge-Brownhills Petitions

Current Signatures Final Signatures Title Petition Deadline
221,238
c. 1,218 added daily
230,597
(Estimated)

Implement sanctions against the Nigerian Government and officials

Sign this petition Gov Responded - 11 Nov 2020 Debated on - 23 Nov 2020 View Wendy Morton's petition debate contributions
20 Apr 2021
closes in 1 week

The Government should explore using the new sanctions regime that allows individuals and entities that violate human rights around the world to be targeted, to impose sanctions on members of the Nigerian government and police force involved in any human rights abuses by the Nigerian police.


Most recent EDMs signed by Wendy Morton

Date Tabled Title Signatures
21 Dec 2017
Wendy Morton signed this EDM on Thursday 21st December 2017

BIRMINGHAM FOR COMMONWEALTH GAMES 2022

Tabled by: Caroline Spelman (Conservative - Meriden)
That this House celebrates the news that Birmingham has been chosen to be the venue for the 2022 Commonwealth Games; recognises the way the leaders of the West Midlands Combined Authority and hon. Members have worked together to secure this important achievement for our region; congratulates Andy Street, West Midlands …
11 signatures
(Most recent: 28 Feb 2018)
Signatures by party:
Conservative: 6
Democratic Unionist Party: 2
Scottish National Party: 2
Labour: 1
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Commons initiatives

Wendy Morton has not been granted any Urgent Questions in the current sitting

Wendy Morton has not been granted any Adjournment Debates in the current sitting

5 Bills introduced by Wendy Morton


A Bill to extend public access to certain local audit documents under section 26 of the Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Thursday 27th April 2017 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to make provision for, and in connection with, the removal of the Secretary of State’s powers under the National Health Service Act 2006 to appoint trustees; to make provision transferring to Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity the right to a royalty conferred by Schedule 6 to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988; and for connected purposes.

This Bill received Royal Assent on Wednesday 23rd March 2016 and was enacted into law.


A Bill to provide that ​Crown tenancies may be assured tenancies for the purposes of the Housing Act 1988, subject to certain exceptions; to modify the assured tenancies regime in relation to certain Crown tenancies; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - Committee Debate: House Of Commons
Wednesday 1st March 2017
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A Bill to regulate works on certain highways in England by making provision about weekend and bank holiday working and provision about removal of traffic lights and other traffic management measures after the completion of works.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Monday 4th July 2016

A Bill to place a duty on local highways agencies and local transport authorities to make provisions safeguarding wildlife on roads passing through, or adjacent to, specified protected areas; and for connected purposes.


Last Event - 1st Reading: House Of Commons
Monday 4th July 2016

Wendy Morton has not co-sponsored any Bills in the current parliamentary sitting